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Resident Evil 2
Strategy Guide

Author(s): Shane Williams
First Published: 15-03-2019 / 00:00 GMT
Last Updated: 10-09-2020 / 15:02 GMT
Version: 1.0 (????) 27-09-2020 / 22:49 GMT

If you decided to play through Resident Evil 2’s story through the suggested way in the walkthrough (Leon A/ Claire B), you’ll have missed a few Files along the way due to them being locked to certain character’s paths.

This Page will list the items that can only be found by playing through the story as Claire A/ Leon B

Weapons

You’ll need to play through all four scenarios in order to collect all the weapons. If you decide to play the story with Claire first, you’ll be able to retrieve all of her exclusive Weapons other then the Quickdraw Army - High-caliber Handgun, which can only be picked up in Claire B’s story, inside the Police Station’s Guard Room.

Files

If you pick Claire A to begin your journey in Raccoon City first, here is a list of the exclusive Files that only Claire can collect.

Police Station

  • File #1 - Letter from Best Friend

You’ll receive this File in your inventory as soon as you begin the Claire A Story.

  • File #2 – Uses of Gunpowder

This File can be located in the West Office on a brown desk.

  • File #3 – Raccoon Monthly, June Issue

You’ll be able to find this File in the Elevator Controls Room.

  • File #4 – copy of Emails to Chief Irons

You’ll be able to find this File in the Chief’s Office on the second floor of the Police Station.

  • File #5 – Taxidermy Log

You can find this File in the Chief’s Office in the middle of the room, on a table.

  • File #6 – Repair Shop Letter

You can find this File on a shelf in the Private Collection Room, that’s on the second floor of the Police Station.

Orphanage

  • File #7 – Sally’s Diary

This File can be located, when you reach the orphanage in Sherry’s segment, head into the hallway outside the bedroom you start in and take right to find the File on a table.

  • File #8 – Tom’s Diary

You can find this File in the Front Hall on a table.

  • File #9 - _______’s Diary

You can find this File next to the typewriter in the Director’s Room.

  • File #10 – Letter from the Director

You can find this File inside the Bathroom to the side of the Nursery.

  • File #11 - Report About “G”

You can find this File inside the Office that’s in the Sewers, after you rescue Sherry. The note will be located on a board, next to a Typewriter.

Laboratory

  • File #12 – IMPORTANT NEST-Wide Alert

You can find this File in the Security Room on the PC after you put Sherry in bed inside the Laboratory.

Guide Information

  • Publisher
    Capcom
  • Platforms
    PS4
  • Genre
    Survival Horror
  • Guide Release
    15 March 2019
  • Last Updated
    10 September 2020
    Version History
  • Guide Author
    Shane Williams

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Resident Evil 2 is back and better than ever. A spine-chilling reimagining of a horror classic. Based on the original PlayStation console release in 1998, journey into the heart of Raccoon City as either Leon S. Kennedy or Claire Redfield.

The guide for Resident Evil 2 features all there is to see and do including a walkthrough featuring every Raccoon, File, Weapons and more. Including indepth strategies on every enemy and every gameplay mode.

Inside Version 1.1

  • Full Walkthrough of the main storyline
  • Coverage of all Collectibles
  • Trophy/Achievement Guide
  • Full walkthrough for The Fourth Survivor and Tofu Survivor
  • Expert strategies on The Ghost Survivors
  • Tips on how to achieve S Ranks on all difficulties

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